"Australian companies were well represented with sizeable stands"
1: REVERSE ENGINEERING
While we poke fun at Holden owners who cover their Commodores in Chevy bowtie emblems the opposite is true in the USA, with Chevy SS and Pontiac G8 owners racing to put as much Holden or HSV gear on their cars as possible.
2: CRAZY GOLF
Forged wheels, an eye-popping colour and graphics combo, wide bodykit and airbag suspension on a water-cooled Volkswagen. Yep, you’re in a car show in America!
MAIN: BLOCK IN THE HOUSE
Ken Block had his all-wheel-drive V8 widebody WRC-inspired Mustang called the “Hoonicorn” on show, sporting a new pair of turbochargers poking through the bonnet. The DC shoe mogul and Ford personality has almost made a career out of making videos of sliding his overpowered all-paw cars around cities and industrial locations, but he teased a new video of him tearing up the Pikes Peak Hill Climb at SEMA!